Susan Wancour-Gacon, RDH, MS

Assistant Professor
Office : VFS 312
Phone: (231) 591-2398
E-mail Address: wancours@ferris.edu
Office Hours: Posted on VFS3 12

    
Profile:

Education:

    Ferris State University, Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene
    Macomb Community College, Associate of General Studies
    University of Central Florida, Bachelor of Science
    Master of Science in Health Services Administration

 Courses Taught:

DHYG 214 Dental Hygiene Clinic Theory 3, DHYG 215 Dental Hygiene Clinic Practice 3, DHYG 224 Dental Hygiene Clinic Theory 4, DHYG 225 Dental Hygiene Clinic Practice 4, DHYG 219 Pain Management, CCHS 101 Orientation to Health Care.
     

Presentations (Continuing Education courses taught):

    Administration of Local Anesthesia
    Administration of Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation
    Ultrasonic/Prophy-Jet Techniques
    Advanced Modalities for Dental Hygiene
    Pharmacology Update: Bisphosphonates and Osteonecrosis of the Jaw, Pain Research and Management.

 

Continuing Education Courses:

    The Systemic Epidemic in Oral Health, Stress Strategies
    Periodontal Prescription for Success
    Oral Health & Whole Body Wellness: Current Evidence and Future Directions
    Ultrasonic Scaling Institute at Dentsply Professional (week long seminar and hands-on lab).